overrated Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “overrated” - Learner’s Dictionary


If something is overrated, it is considered to be better or more important than it really is.Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
Translations of “overrated”
in Chinese (Traditional) 被高估的, 評價過高的…
in Russian переоцененный…
in Turkish abartılan, gözünde büyütülen, abartılmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 被高估的, 评价过高的…
in Polish przereklamowany…
(Definition of overrated from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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